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November 26, 2006
WOMEN'S HOOPS HCC 94, Northern Virginia 41 ANNANDALE, Va. - Marisa Elliot led Hagerstown Community College with 14 points, 13 rebounds, four steals and three assists as the Hawks remained undefeated. Jamie Robinson scored a team-high 15 points while Alicia Myers had 11 and Latoya Buckner added 10 for HCC (7-0), which outrebounded Northern Virginia, 59-20. MEN'S HOOPS TCI 85, HCC 78 Stevy Gael had 20 points and Jerry Jacquez added 15 as TCI-Manhattan beat Hagerstown Community College in the Coach Brown Classic.
NEWS
December 18, 2005
MEN'S BASKETBALL Shepherd 85, Bloomsburg 69 SHEPHERD (5-2) Petrson 2-6 2-4 7, Thomas 2-4 2-2 8, Myers 10-15 3-3 31, Moliva 5-10 2-2 13, Deaner 2-5 0-0 6, Mann 1-2 0-0 2, Snell 3-4 0-0 6, Stackhouse 4-5 1-1 9, Slaninka 1-4 1-2 3. Totals 30-55 11-14 85. BLOOMSBURG (2-7) Cherry 2-6 3-4 7, Jefferson 4-10 2-2 10, Cheatle 1-6 0-0 3, Rose 9-14 4-5 25, Bryan 6-13 5-7 17, Cunningham 1-4 0-0 2, Mills 0-1 0-0 0, Holsey 2-4 1-2 5. Totals 25-58 15-20 69. Halftime - Shepherd, 40-26.
NEWS
By JACK HILL III/Staff Correspondent | November 2, 2009
HAGERSTOWN -- Point guard Miranda Payne scored a game-high 34 points as the Hagerstown Community College women's basketball team came back from an 18-point first-half deficit to win its season opener over Northern Virginia 73-69 on Monday night at the HCC athletic complex. "That was exciting, wasn't it?" said HCC coach Marlys Palmer, whose team trailed 26-8 with 9 1/2 minutes remaining in the first half. "Defense and foul shooting were the keys to the comeback. We weren't used to that kind of pressure.
NEWS
By JACK HILL III | January 13, 2009
o Click here to view other photos from this game The Hagerstown Community College men's basketball team fueled its transition game and jetted to a 113-89 win over Northern Virginia on Monday at the HCC athletic complex. "We started out pressuring them to get our transition game going," HCC coach Earl Redden said. "We were able to get quite a few steals. We were able to turn them into several layups. "We got our running game going well. When we are able to go out and get into transition, we are able to get more shot attempts.
SPORTS
By JACK HILL III | Staff Correspondent | February 22, 2012
This time, it was Marlys Palmer's last stand at the HCC athletic complex. The Hagerstown Community College women's basketball team gave Palmer a proper sendoff on Wednesday as the Hawks defeated Nothern Virginia 63-33 in what was Palmer's final final game at HCC in her 33-year career. Still, Palmer tried to downplay the situation. “I don't think that was the important thing,” she said. “The important thing was that the team played really well. We're trying to get better on defense.
NEWS
June 22, 2013
A Berkeley Springs, W.Va., man who shot himself Friday night was listed in stable condition Saturday afternoon at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Northern Virginia, police said. Berkeley Springs Police Chief Craig Pearrell said Saturday that the man got into an argument with a woman over the phone, then shot himself in the upper abdomen with a .410-gauge shotgun. The incident was reported at 8:50 p.m. in the 200 block of North Washington Street, according to police and a 911 dispatcher.
NEWS
March 3, 2009
MEN'S BASKETBALL Shepherd 77, Concord 76 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -- Liki Turner scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half, including a 10-foot jumper as time expired which lifted Shepherd to a WVIAC Tournament first-round win over Concord (10-18). Justin Jarman had 25 points and 15 rebounds, Derek Gallagher tallied 12 points and eight boards and Jonathan Motichka chipped in with 12 points for the Rams (13-15). Shepherd 77, Concord 76 CONCORD (10-18)
NEWS
DON AINES | dona@herald-mail.com | May 12, 2013
ThompsonGas recentlly announced the acquisition of a Virginia propane business that will increase its annual capacity by approximately 1.5 million gallons. The Hagerstown propane service provider purchased the assets of Campbell's Bottled Gas Inc. and Campbell EasiGas Inc. of Manassas, Va., the company said in a news release last week. It was the 26th acquisition by ThompsonGas since it was founded in 1946 in Boonsboro, the release said. The Campbell companies serve approximately 1,350 bulk customers with 2,000 propane cylinder racks dispensing 20-pound grill cylinders, President J. Randall Thompson said in a May 6 email.
NEWS
by ERIN JULIUS | September 16, 2006
HAGERSTOWN - Mort Kunstler tries to get into the minds of his subjects when he paints. "I'm into every person there," he said, gesturing to one of his paintings. "I put myself into each guy. What would he be doing? What would he be thinking?" While painting his newest release, "Maryland, My Maryland," he imagined himself at the scene. It was June 25, 1863, and Gen. Robert E. Lee's Army of Northern Virginia was crossing the Potomac River at Boteler's Ford. The troops were excited as they waded through the water and climbed up the riverbank.
NEWS
By C.J. LOVELACE | cj.lovelace@herald-mail.com | April 15, 2013
An economic impact study evaluating the prospect of building a multiuse stadium in Fredericksburg, Va., is in the works, an official there confirmed Monday. The Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority last week approved spending up to $18,000 for a market study that analyzes potential attendance and gate receipts for a facility that could be used for professional baseball and other events, according to Richard Tremblay, assistant director for economic development in Fredericksburg.
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NEWS
June 22, 2013
A Berkeley Springs, W.Va., man who shot himself Friday night was listed in stable condition Saturday afternoon at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Northern Virginia, police said. Berkeley Springs Police Chief Craig Pearrell said Saturday that the man got into an argument with a woman over the phone, then shot himself in the upper abdomen with a .410-gauge shotgun. The incident was reported at 8:50 p.m. in the 200 block of North Washington Street, according to police and a 911 dispatcher.
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DON AINES | dona@herald-mail.com | May 12, 2013
ThompsonGas recentlly announced the acquisition of a Virginia propane business that will increase its annual capacity by approximately 1.5 million gallons. The Hagerstown propane service provider purchased the assets of Campbell's Bottled Gas Inc. and Campbell EasiGas Inc. of Manassas, Va., the company said in a news release last week. It was the 26th acquisition by ThompsonGas since it was founded in 1946 in Boonsboro, the release said. The Campbell companies serve approximately 1,350 bulk customers with 2,000 propane cylinder racks dispensing 20-pound grill cylinders, President J. Randall Thompson said in a May 6 email.
NEWS
By C.J. LOVELACE | cj.lovelace@herald-mail.com | April 15, 2013
An economic impact study evaluating the prospect of building a multiuse stadium in Fredericksburg, Va., is in the works, an official there confirmed Monday. The Fredericksburg Economic Development Authority last week approved spending up to $18,000 for a market study that analyzes potential attendance and gate receipts for a facility that could be used for professional baseball and other events, according to Richard Tremblay, assistant director for economic development in Fredericksburg.
NEWS
By DAN DEARTH | dan.dearth@herald-mail.com | September 5, 2012
Editor's note: It has been 150 years since the Civil War moved into Washington County and North and South met Sept. 17, 1862, on a battlefield along Antietam Creek. The following story is part of a package of stories that look back at the Battle of Antietam and the Civil War's impact on Washington County, Md., and the surrounding area. Seeking an opportunity to strike north of the Mason-Dixon line and seize provisions for his famished troops, Gen. Robert E. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia forded the Potomac River into Maryland on Sept.
SPORTS
By JACK HILL III | Staff Correspondent | February 22, 2012
This time, it was Marlys Palmer's last stand at the HCC athletic complex. The Hagerstown Community College women's basketball team gave Palmer a proper sendoff on Wednesday as the Hawks defeated Nothern Virginia 63-33 in what was Palmer's final final game at HCC in her 33-year career. Still, Palmer tried to downplay the situation. “I don't think that was the important thing,” she said. “The important thing was that the team played really well. We're trying to get better on defense.
NEWS
November 19, 2009
Dr. Michael Horn, an anesthesiologist at Washington County Hospital, and his wife, Dr. Marianna Horn, had their heads shaved Nov. 8 as part of a "Be Brave and Shave" fundraiser to benefit the Children's Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders of Northern Virginia, which is part of Children's National Medical Center. Eighty firefighters and policemen also participated in the "Be Brave and Shave" event. The Horns raised more than $20,000 through their online fundraising page (www.
NEWS
By JACK HILL III/Staff Correspondent | November 2, 2009
HAGERSTOWN -- Point guard Miranda Payne scored a game-high 34 points as the Hagerstown Community College women's basketball team came back from an 18-point first-half deficit to win its season opener over Northern Virginia 73-69 on Monday night at the HCC athletic complex. "That was exciting, wasn't it?" said HCC coach Marlys Palmer, whose team trailed 26-8 with 9 1/2 minutes remaining in the first half. "Defense and foul shooting were the keys to the comeback. We weren't used to that kind of pressure.
NEWS
March 3, 2009
MEN'S BASKETBALL Shepherd 77, Concord 76 SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -- Liki Turner scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half, including a 10-foot jumper as time expired which lifted Shepherd to a WVIAC Tournament first-round win over Concord (10-18). Justin Jarman had 25 points and 15 rebounds, Derek Gallagher tallied 12 points and eight boards and Jonathan Motichka chipped in with 12 points for the Rams (13-15). Shepherd 77, Concord 76 CONCORD (10-18)
NEWS
By JACK HILL III | January 13, 2009
o Click here to view other photos from this game The Hagerstown Community College men's basketball team fueled its transition game and jetted to a 113-89 win over Northern Virginia on Monday at the HCC athletic complex. "We started out pressuring them to get our transition game going," HCC coach Earl Redden said. "We were able to get quite a few steals. We were able to turn them into several layups. "We got our running game going well. When we are able to go out and get into transition, we are able to get more shot attempts.
NEWS
November 26, 2006
WOMEN'S HOOPS HCC 94, Northern Virginia 41 ANNANDALE, Va. - Marisa Elliot led Hagerstown Community College with 14 points, 13 rebounds, four steals and three assists as the Hawks remained undefeated. Jamie Robinson scored a team-high 15 points while Alicia Myers had 11 and Latoya Buckner added 10 for HCC (7-0), which outrebounded Northern Virginia, 59-20. MEN'S HOOPS TCI 85, HCC 78 Stevy Gael had 20 points and Jerry Jacquez added 15 as TCI-Manhattan beat Hagerstown Community College in the Coach Brown Classic.
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